• Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic Im Premium, now what?. on the Off-Topic board

    Pretty sure I've been a member since day 1, as I've been following the GBomb crew since their Gamespot days. That old ass video of Alex playing that truck racing game? I downloaded it when it was firs...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic Mechanical Keyboard For Office Environment. on the Off-Topic board

    IBM Model M keyboard.Anyone in their late 30's on up will probably have fond memories of one. Instant ice breaker when someone visits your office.

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic Kidney stones, any advice?. on the Off-Topic board

    @stokidama: I didn't know bots could get kidney stones.

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic You guys remember computer shows were a thing?. on the Off-Topic board

    Oh man, back when I was a little kid, my dad used to take me to computer shows at the local community college.The only thing we ever bought there was the collector's edition of Wing Commander III. The...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic When does WoW get epic??. on the World of Warcraft board

    You need to really dig around for the story. A lot of it is implied. I don’t think at any point does a boss come out and say haha the Scarlett crusade is run by a demon.As for being part of an epic st...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic Computer crashing playing some games. on the Off-Topic board

    @clush: Agreed on the power supply. If it's some cheapo Lucky World Star Chinese power supply, swap it out. Even if its a Corsair or EVGA or something, there are lemons.https://www.amazon.com/Seasonic...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic Would you agree on this Pepsi vs Coke situational best list?. on the Off-Topic board

    I try not to drink soda. But when I do, I prefer Coke products. I did enjoy the rereleased Crystal Pepsi for a few days - it had a bit more bite to it than Pepsi. Now that Crystal Pepsi isn't really a...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic War gaming. on the Off-Topic board

    Used to play 40k and Warmachine. Have quite a few armies that now just sit in a display cabinet. Picked up the Age of Sigmar 2.0 box, and that's sent me on a slippery slope of building and buying. I ...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic I need a game to fill a Guild Wars 2 shaped hole in my heart.. on the General Discussion board

    @mars92: Cool. I sent you some stuff in ESO. Won't be useful until level 10. Once you outlevel it, you can transfer it to other characters that you make.

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic I need a game to fill a Guild Wars 2 shaped hole in my heart.. on the General Discussion board

    I'm also going to toss out ESO. Girlfriend and I have been playing it for a few months. It's a lot better than it was at launch and we're still having lots of fun, despite playing pretty heavily. I've...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic I've never played an MMO. Is FFXIV a good place to start?. on the Final Fantasy XIV Online: A Realm Reborn board

    I believe Elder Scrolls Online base game is really cheap. Like, $10? You don't need a subscription, but having one gets you all the DLC content. There's a new expansion that just came out, but 5 weeks...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic In Defense of The Duke. on the General Discussion board

    I never found the size of The Duke to be an issue, and I'm not a big guy, though I do have piano player fingers.The D-pad and face buttons though were breaking points. While I favored the XBox over t...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic Board Games. on the Off-Topic board

    @frodobaggins: If you can find it, Mice and Mystics if you want a cooperative story based dungeon crawler. Really simple rules, the boards are basic, and its a very cartoony-fantasy story. Munchkin, ...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic Who wants a coffee?. on the Off-Topic board

    Siphon'ed coffee is really excellent. I've only had it a few times, and have thought about getting the stuff to do it at home. But, I can't justify having kitchen gadgets for a single purpose. In hind...

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  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic Suggestions for CD/DVD Ripping Programs?. on the Off-Topic board

    I use MakeMKV to make all my rips, then reencode in Hand Brake. Ripping using MakeMKV takes no time at all, but the reencode process does take time. Fortunately, you can create batches. I usually buy ...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic Have you ever done a practical joke on a co-worker?. on the Off-Topic board

    @superslidetail said:@zelyre Good story...so what actually happened to the guy? Just some bad stomach issues? LolNot 100% sure as he was a community member. This area was kind of a library-esque area...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic Best old games NOT remastered. on the General Discussion board

    Original X-Com Enemy UnknownFreespace 2 - played it at 1280x1024 back in 2000. Stock game would still look pretty sharp today.Diablo 2TIE FighterGauntlet Legends on the Dreamcast. I recall this game l...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic Have you ever done a practical joke on a co-worker?. on the Off-Topic board

    There's the mundane stuff like putting tape under people's mice.We'd also invert mouse controls on the desktop, make the speed super slow or fast, reverse the buttons...We'd take a screen shot of som...

  • Zelyre posted a message in the forum topic Need help!. on the Off-Topic board

    Someone asked this same exact question a few months ago! Tried to find the thread, but couldn't so I don't remember what their outcome was...However, yes. You can replace the water with coffee. It wil...